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Martha Stewart's First Uber Ride was 'a Mess Inside and Out'

Martha Stewart's First Uber Ride was 'a Mess Inside and Out'

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 20
Martha Stewart's first Uber ride was not a good thing.

'True Blood' Musical in the Works, Says Show's Creator

'True Blood' Musical in the Works, Says Show's Creator

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 20
The creator of the popular HBO vampire series "True Blood" said the fantasy saga will be turned into a musical.

Lawsuit Continues Against Novelist Sparks, School He Started

Lawsuit Continues Against Novelist Sparks, School He Started

NEWS | By Emery P. Dalesio | Nov 20
The former headmaster of a private Christian school founded by novelist Nicholas Sparks can continue to sue the school, the author and the foundation Sparks created to support the school, a federal judge said.

The Rolling Stones Plan 13 US Live Dates Next Year

The Rolling Stones Plan 13 US Live Dates Next Year

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 20
The Rolling Stones will be rolling through the United States next year.

Scorsese Feted at MoMA by Friends De Niro, DiCaprio, Hill

Scorsese Feted at MoMA by Friends De Niro, DiCaprio, Hill

ENTERTAINMENT | By Jocelyn Noveck | Nov 20
Many young boys grow up with superheroes adorning their walls. Jonah Hill grew up with a picture of Martin Scorsese on his.

Trump critic Hurd Keeps Texas US House Seat for Republicans

Trump critic Hurd Keeps Texas US House Seat for Republicans

NEWS | By Paul J. Weber | Nov 20
Rep. Will Hurd, one of few Republican critics of President Donald Trump in Congress, narrowly won his re-election bid Monday in a sprawling Texas district that has been a perennial battleground.

Best-Picture Oscars Up for Sale in Rare Auction

Best-Picture Oscars Up for Sale in Rare Auction

BUSINESS | Nov 20
Auction house Profiles in History announced Monday that an Oscar awarded to "Mutiny on the Bounty" in 1936 and another given to "Gentleman's Agreement" in 1948 will go up for auction in Los Angeles starting Dec. 11.

Trump Criticizes War Hero for Not Capturing bin Laden Sooner

Trump Criticizes War Hero for Not Capturing bin Laden Sooner

NEWS | By Robert Burns | Nov 20
President Donald Trump has ignited a firestorm of criticism and charges that he is politicizing the military by faulting a war hero for not capturing al-Qaida leader Osama bin Laden sooner.

White House to Restore Acosta's Pass, with a Warning

White House to Restore Acosta's Pass, with a Warning

NEWS | By David Bauder and Catherine Lucey | Nov 20
The Trump administration on Monday abruptly dropped its effort to bar CNN reporter Jim Acosta from the White House, but warned he could have his credentials pulled again if he doesn't follow guidelines governing journalists' behavior.

Watch: Former NFL Star Jeff Rohrer Talks with CNN After Coming Out as Gay

Watch: Former NFL Star Jeff Rohrer Talks with CNN After Coming Out as Gay

NEWS | Nov 19
After coming out as gay in The New York Times, former Dallas Cowboys linebacker Jeff Rohrer and his fiancé Joshua Ross spoke with CNN about his journey and the Sunday wedding ceremony.


News

Openly Gay Texas City Councilman Pushes Back at Recall Vote

Openly Gay Texas City Councilman Pushes Back at Recall Vote

POLITICS | By Kilian Melloy | Nov 19
For openly gay city councilman Cross Coburn, Nov. 6 wasn't an election day but rather a recall election, following an "anonymous" leak to city officials and the media of a private Grindr exchange. Now Coburn is pushing back.


Business

What to Expect as 1st Pot Shops in East Finally Open

What to Expect as 1st Pot Shops in East Finally Open

CORPORATE | By Bob Salsberg | Nov 20
The first two commercial pot shops in the state — and anywhere in the eastern United States — are set to open in Northampton and Leicester (LEH'-stur) at 8 a.m. on Tuesday.


Technology

Russian, U.S. Officials Say Space Cooperation Remains Strong

Russian, U.S. Officials Say Space Cooperation Remains Strong

SCIENCE | By Vladimir Isachenkov | Nov 20
Russian and U.S. space officials hailed the joint work of their programs Monday and said cooperation remains strong despite political tensions between their countries.


Cars

Nissan Chairman Ghosn to Be Dismissed for Misconduct

Nissan Chairman Ghosn to Be Dismissed for Misconduct

AUTO NEWS | By Yuri Kageyama | Nov 19
Nissan Motor Co.'s high-flying chairman Carlos Ghosn is to be dismissed after the company said an internal investigation found he under-reported his income by millions of dollars and engaged in other "significant misconduct."


Style

Holiday Wish for UPS: A Better Shipping Season

Holiday Wish for UPS: A Better Shipping Season

HOME | By David Koenig | Nov 19
UPS is adding automation, airplanes and package-handling capacity to handle an expected record volume of business during the key holiday shipping season.


Health/Fitness

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

People Living with HIV: Take the 'Good Health Is More Than Health Care' Quiz!

HIV/AIDS | Nov 17
As part of a continuing effort to assist people living with HIV who are affected by social determinants of health, Illinois HIV Care Connect today introduced "Good Health Is More Than Health Care" web content.


Nightlife

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball  And Island House Pool Party

Key West Fantasy Fest Headdress Ball And Island House Pool Party

PHOTO ALBUMS | Nov 8
Check out these photos from the 35th Annual Headdress Ball which is the annual fundraising event for the Key West Business Guild, and some pool fun from Island House.